Water is always fun for kids during the summer. Whether it is a lake, sea or just a simple fountain – kids simply love it! Here are 10 kids-friendly fountains in Houston that you and your kid should explore this summer:
Situated in Downtown Houston (Discovery Green to be more precise), this place is the favorite spot of many kids during the summer. The jet of the fountains streams up to 14 feet and kids are encouraged to get into the fountain and play with the water as much as their heart wants. There are public restrooms available so do not worry if your kid gets completely soaked, just take new clothes before you leave your home because there is a place where they can get changed after the fun is done!
Working hours: 6 am – 12 am
Jaycee Park Splash Pad
Jaycee Park Splash Pad is way more than just a splash or a fountain, but it comes with all the fun equipment such as: basketball court, tennis court, walking trails and a cool playground! As if that is not enough, their pad features a colorful butterfly artwork that no kid could ever resist! Oh and be prepared to spend the entire day there as no child would want to leave this place that soon! Don’t say you weren’t warned!
Working hours: 7 am – 9 pm
Texas Avenue Park Splash Pad
Is your kid a baseball lover? If yes, then there is no excuses for not taking them to Texas Avenue Park! Wondering why?! Instead of a simple splash pad, this park has baseballs spout out water and bases to just run around! As if that is not enough, the park also includes a playground, softball field, basketball field and a tennis court – in other words, something for every taste! Parents could organize a picnic in the green area and just relax while their kids have fun.
Working hours: 6 am – 11 pm